Jacob Young/Roy Powell/Jarle Vespestad Release CD Anthem
Organ jazz for today. Brooding, melancholic, lyrical, with intense ensemble playing.
This collectively lead trio was born a little over a year ago as a project bringing together three of Norway's leading jazz musicians on Hammond B3 organ, drums and guitar. Jarle Vespestad and Jacob Young belong to the new generation of Norwegian musicians on ECM records. Roy Powell (UK) lives in Oslo with a background in British cutting-edge jazz having played with the Creative Jazz Orchestra and leading American musicians such as Art Farmer, Anthony Braxton, Vince Mendoza and Mike Gibbs. The Trio's debut CD comes out on PYV Records Corp. March 12th 2011. Compositions by Jacob Young and Roy Powell. Available on iTunes and at CD Baby